from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The symbol (£) for a unit of currency, especially the pound sterling.
  • noun The symbol (#) for a pound as a unit of weight.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun UK The symbol £ representing the pound sterling.
  • noun US The symbol # on a telephone.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a symbol for a unit of currency (especially for the pound sterling in Great Britain)


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